Daily Hope Devotional

You Already Have God’s Acceptance

By Rick Warren — December 28, 2016
Most of us spend our entire lives trying to earn acceptance. We want to earn it from our parents, peers, partners in life, people we respect, and even people we envy. The desire to be … Continue reading You Already Have God’s Acceptance

Embrace Your New Identity

By Rick Warren — December 27, 2016
You don’t have to stay the same! In conversion, we’re given a new identity. Look at Jacob in the book of Genesis. Once he confesses his manipulative behavior, God gives him a new identity. Notice … Continue reading Embrace Your New Identity

Exchange Your Panic for God’s Peace

By Rick Warren — December 26, 2016
It’s hard to think of another time during the year when our lives are more rushed than the holidays. We hit the holiday parties, visit the relatives, buy gifts, and basically run ourselves ragged. We … Continue reading Exchange Your Panic for God’s Peace

How to Find Real Peace This Christmas (Part 3)

By Rick Warren — December 25, 2016
You’ve likely heard about the “peace that passes all understanding,” but you’ve probably never experienced it. It’s attainable though. For the last couple of days, we’ve looked at three key steps to finding true and … Continue reading How to Find Real Peace This Christmas (Part 3)

How to Find Real Peace This Christmas (Part 2)

By Rick Warren — December 24, 2016
Yesterday, we began looking at what it will take to find real, lasting peace with God, with yourself, and with others this Christmas season. You need to take three steps to find it. First, you … Continue reading How to Find Real Peace This Christmas (Part 2)

How to Find Real Peace This Christmas (Part 1)

By Rick Warren — December 23, 2016
You’ll hear the word “peace” used all the time during the Christmas season. It’s a powerful word, in part because it’s something all of us want. We long for peace — peace with God, peace … Continue reading How to Find Real Peace This Christmas (Part 1)

Three Kinds of Peace God Wants to Give You This Christmas

By Rick Warren — December 22, 2016
You may have had a good year. You may have had a bad year. But as we come to the end of 2016, you’re likely pretty tired. You’re worn out physically, mentally, and spiritually. There’s … Continue reading Three Kinds of Peace God Wants to Give You This Christmas

Say Goodbye to Fear

By Rick Warren — December 21, 2016
Some people are afraid of Christmas. They fight nativity scenes and people saying “Merry Christmas.” They even threaten lawsuits. They fight Christmas because they fear it. That happened on the very first Christmas, too. Just … Continue reading Say Goodbye to Fear

Don’t Let the Familiar Steal Your Christmas

By Rick Warren — December 20, 2016
You’ve likely celebrated Christmas most of your life. More than likely, you’ve heard the Christmas story before too. You know all about Mary, Joseph, and baby Jesus. You’ve heard about the shepherds and the wise … Continue reading Don’t Let the Familiar Steal Your Christmas

Is There Room in Your Inn?

By Rick Warren — December 19, 2016
No holiday on our calendar gets as much advertising time as Christmas. This month you can’t turn on your television, open up a website, or check your e-mail without hearing the word “Christmas.” You see … Continue reading Is There Room in Your Inn?